Chrissie Hynde Covers ‘Let It Be’ for McCartney Tribute Album
A Paul McCartney tribute album is coming this month and among the 40 covers of songs originally recorded by the former Beatle is Chrissie Hynde's take on 'Let It Be.'
Hynde's version of 'Let It Be' is the latest sneak peek from the 'Art of McCartney' box set. Alice Cooper is covering 'Eleanor Rigby.' Brian Wilson covers 'Wanderlust.' Heart is covering 'Band on the Run' and Roger Daltrey is tackling 'Helter Skelter.'
Of Hynde, the producer of the box set, Ralph Sall, said she's "one of the best female rock stars of all time" and "she had a history with McCartney and I thought it would be something she would like to do."
Others paying tribute to McCartney include Sammy Hagar, Billy Joel, Kiss and Steve Miller. The 'Art of McCartney' is due on November 18th.